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cdv Software files for preliminary insolvency

cdv Software Entertainment AG has filed for preliminary insolvency, due to non-payment of a settlement court-ordered to be given to it by SouthPeak.

  • Here be dragons: Divinity II – Ego Draconis launch trailer

    cdv and Larian Studios released the Divinity II – Ego Draconis launch trailer this week.

  • Divinity II demo out for 360 and PC

    A Divinity II – Ego Draconis demo is now out for 360 and PC. The RPG sequel is yet again set in the world of Rivellon. The full game release on comes out January 5. PR after the break.

  • Indie and other games of interest: Become a shark, hunt down vampires

    There are a few tidbits of indie and other games of interest stuff past the break this week. One stand out, in our opinion, is Miami Shark, where you literally get to play as one of the giant fish. Awesome stuff. Also, there’s the usual free stuff, sneak peeks and a barrage of other stuff […]

  • CDV to debut Serious Sam, new RPG, and hobnob with Marc Ecko at PAX 2009

    CDV has announced that Serious Sam HD: The First Encounter will be shown at PAX 2009. An new PC game from the firm will also be shown, and while CDV refused to name it, the mailer did call it a “high profile” game. Also of note, is that designer Marc Ecko will be at the […]

  • Want Serious Sam HD on PS3? Tell Croteam

    Croteam CEO Roman Ribaric has said that the firm may release Serious Sam on PS3 if enough people tell him it’s a good idea. “We [have considered] doing PSN after we finish PC and XBLA,” he told G4. “However, we keep hearing over and over from publishers, investors, marketing and other suits that players from […]

  • New Sacred 2 vid details combat, menus, running about

    Ascaron’s released a new video of RPG Sacred 2, showing “in-game action from the Xbox 360 version of the game, featuring characters such as the High Elf and Temple Guardian in combat within the world of Ancaria.” It’s lots of fighting and menus, essentially, and all looks very Titan Questy. We still mourn, you know. […]

  • Sacred 2 to have legal game-sharing

    CDV’s to allow people to access Sacred 2 for free via P2P sharing, the publisher’s announced, although play with be time-locked to a day before you’re supposed to pay for the game. The code will be cracked, of course, but the publisher is simply hoping that people will reward it in return for allowing people […]

  • Uwe Boll "happy" with his new videogame

    Uwe Boll’s working on a game. It’s called Tunnel Rats 1968, and it’s based in Vietnam. You can watch it on GameTrailers. “Replay Studios, in Hamburg, developed the game with the Viet Cong engine,” he told Eurogamer. “They based it on my movie, and we delivered our script, screenshots et cetera to them. They also […]

  • cdv opens London office

    PC-heavy German publisher cdv Software has opened an office in London, according to this GI report. Former 505 Games and THQ chap David Walker will head up the new outfit. “The UK is clearly a significant market and important to cdv’s long-term strategy as a global service provider, and is best served by an experienced […]

  • Gamecock partners with cdv for European distribution

    Exactly what is says on the tin. The agreement covers the licensing, marketing and distribution of the Gamecock’s portfolio in Europe. “We are thrilled to work with a renowned and successful partner like Gamecock Media Group,” said cdv CEO Christian Gloe. “This agreement, which covers a very solid and diverse product portfolio, represents another step […]